List of John Benjamins publications for which Kenichi Ariji plays a role.
A unique feature of the direct passive in Japanese. Passivization and Typology: Form and function, Abraham, Werner and Larisa Leisiö (eds.), pp. 403–4402006.
It has long been assumed that in the English passive a passive subject (such as the boy in The boy was scolded by Professor Smith) undergoes NP-movement from its original object position to get Nominative Case. Similarly, the direct passive in Japanese (e.g., Sono-otokonoko-ga Smith-sensei-ni… read more | Article